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I have a contact form that I would to place within my WordPress theme that pulls in specific Javascript AND CSS Files.

To pull in the Javascript (called x.js) is this correct? I tested it and it seems to work fine, I just want to see whether I've done this correctly!

Also - would I do exactly the same for a .css file?

Here's the php code I placed in the functions file:

add_action('wp_enqueue_scripts','contactform');
function contactform(){
if ( is_page_template('page-contact.php') ) {
    wp_enqueue_script('contact-javascript', 'js/x.js');
   }
}

Thanks for all help.

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you need to give the part to the js/x.js file, the rest is correct.

  • Thanks. Can you explain what you mean by 'give the part' - do you mean that the Javascript Code must be in the 'x.js' file? – henry Jul 31 '17 at 3:18
  • wp_enqueue_script( 'script-name', get_template_directory_uri() . '/js/example.js', array(), '1.0.0', true ); like this get_template_directory_uri() . '/js/example.js', – Elroy Fernandes Jul 31 '17 at 3:21
  • thank you. Yes, I need to learn why that is applied... – henry Jul 31 '17 at 3:22
  • get_template_directory_uri() gets the path to the file – Elroy Fernandes Jul 31 '17 at 3:24
  • Would it be exactly the same for .css? I mean to load a specific .css file for this template? – henry Aug 5 '17 at 14:05

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